Taxon  Report   4750 
Lessingia micradenia  E. Greene  var. glabrata  (Keck) Ferris
Smooth lessingia
Lessingia micradenia var. glabrata
© 2014 Chris Winchell
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Lessingia micradenia var. glabrata
© 2011 Aaron Arthur
Lessingia micradenia var. glabrata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Lessingia micradenia var. glabrata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Lessingia micradenia var. glabrata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Lessingia
Parent Record Lessingia micradenia
Habitat: disturbed [CNPS Inventory]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.1 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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PLANTS: Lessingia ramulosa var. glabrata
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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